Park and Ride Lot Inventory and Usage Study

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) conducted a statewide Park and Ride Lot study over 18 months, from March 2011 to December 2012.


The major initiatives of this study were to:

  • Conduct a statewide inventory of existing Park & Ride lots
  • Identify recommendations for new, expanded or closed lots
  • Update/reconstruct the VDOT Park and Ride Lot web site
  • Enhance VDOT’s statewide Park & Ride Lot program
  • Improve coordination with the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transit (DRPT)
  • Improve awareness of and public outreach for Park & Ride lots


The study team consisted of VDOT representatives; a consultant team composed of:

and a study advisory group derived of various staff from DRPT, localities, and rideshare and transit agencies.

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For questions or additional information, contact Liz McAdory.

Page last modified: Oct. 3, 2013